Journals Higher Education

£13.99

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Published: 18 June 2009

120 Pages | 2-colour line drawings and black and white halftones

196x129mm

ISBN: 9780199571970


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Endorsed by the Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (US) and the Myotonic Dystrophy Support Group (UK)

Myotonic Dystrophy

Second Edition

Peter Harper

The Facts Series

  • Written clearly and simply for those with no medical expertise
  • Provides essential information on genetic testing, and how to make the difficult decisions
  • Lists details of support groups and websites for further help and advice
  • Key points at the beginning of each chapter highlight important aspects of the chapters to the reader
  • Frequently asked questions are interspersed throughout the text in boxes for readers to quickly identify the answers to common queries

New to this Edition:

  • Key points at the beginning of each chapter to highlight important aspects of the chapters to the reader
  • Up-to-date contact details for worldwide myotonic dystrophy support groups
  • New material on the recognition and treatment of the distinct 'type 2 Myotonic dystrophy'
  • Additional coverage of the new approaches to therapy and management of the condition, including discussion of recent ongoing worldwide research
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